Fairtrade Impact

Fairtrade exists to empower farmers and workers. Learn more about the impact we can all have by choosing Fairtrade.

 

  • Measuring our impact

    Understand why and how we track progress and results.

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  • Our theory of change

    See the basis of our work for positive change in the world.

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  • Fairtrade research

    See how we conduct and use research to improve our work.

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  • Impact monitoring

    Explore the findings from our long-term data collection.

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Key data resources

  • Fairtrade producers

    An overview of key aggregate data on Fairtrade producer organizations

  • Fairtrade Premium

    An overview of Fairtrade Premium and its impact for Fairtrade producers

  • Fairtrade production

    See an overview of the latest available data on Fairtrade production worldwide.

  • Mapping deforestation risks

    A new collaboration between leading certification schemes maps deforestation trends and points toward new approaches for reducing this risk.

Highlights from our library

  • Fairtrade West Africa Cocoa Programme evaluation

  • Climate Academy Guide - Kenya 2021

  • Cocoa farmer income: The household income of Fairtrade cocoa farmers in Côte d’Ivoire and strategies for improvement

  • How does Fairtrade mitigate violations in global supply chains?

  • Women's access, equity and empowerment: Progress and uptake of the Fairtrade gender strategy

There’s happiness in the cooperative! Before [Fairtrade] we didn’t earn enough. Now when I get ill the coop looks after me. Before people came, bought our cocoa and we never saw them again.Issouf Traore, cocoa farmer, ECOOKIM - ECOJAD, Côte d'Ivoire

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